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Henry Cuellar's Public Statements

Full Name: Henry Cuellar
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 28, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 28
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Imelda; 2 Children: Christy, Catie
Birth Date: 09/19/1955
Birth Place: Laredo, TX
Home City: Laredo, TX
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Faith Based Organization
Issue Position: Tax Relief
Issue Position: Financial Services
Issue Position: Support Our Military
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Healthcare
Issue Position: Less Taxes, Better Government
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Jobs & Growth
Issue Position: Economic Security
Issue Position: Education First
Issue Position: Support Small Businesses
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Protecting Senior Citizens
Issue Position: Energy & Environment
Issue Position: Creating Jobs, Lowering Taxes
Issue Position: Crime
Issue Position: Trade
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Fighting Crime
Issue Position: Workforce Development, Reforming Welfare and Job Creation
Issue Position: Veterans' Affairs
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Health Care
July 18, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Reinstates $5 Million in Funding to US-Mexico Border Water Infrastructure Program
July 16, 2014 Cornyn, Cuellar Offer HUMANE Act to Solve Border Crisis
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 9, 2014 CNN "Wolf" - Transcript: Immigration
July 9, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Immigration Crisis
July 9, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Immigration Crisis
July 7, 2014 FOX News "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript: Immigration
July 6, 2014 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Immigration Crisis
July 6, 2014 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Immigration Crisis
July 3, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Working to Protect San Antonio Military Bases in Federal Budget
July 3, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Working to Promote Professionalism in Customs and Border Protection
June 25, 2014 Rep. Cuellar: DoD In Final Stages of Bringing Approx. 124 New Jobs to Joint Base San Antonio
June 20, 2014 Rep Cuellar: Administration Finnaly Implementing Some Policy Changes to Deal With Surge of Central American Immigrants and Unaccompanied Minors
June 19, 2014 Sen. Cornyn, Rep. Cuellar Demand Answers From Obama Administration On Growing Humanitarian Crisis in South Texas
June 18, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Undocumented Immigrant Children
June 18, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Answers from HHS on Security of Unaccompanied Minors Against Traffickers
June 18, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Answers from Administration on Growing Humanitarian Crisis in South Texas
June 10, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Votes for "VA Access to Care" Bill as Texas Facilities Flagged for Further Review
June 10, 2014 Veterans Access to Care Act of 2014
May 30, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Statement on Resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns
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